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Cultural & Academic Films

This library of academic and cultural films features collections from the Academic Film Archive and the Media Burn Independent Film Archive, as well as a selection of documentaries created by Dorothy Fadiman. In addition, films from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archeology and Anthropology are presented including those by Watson Kintner who used film to document his world travels, and the popular television show from the 1950s: “What in the World?”

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Mariposa Museum and History Center
Dec 13, 2018 United Film Service, Inc.
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Call Number : AV-03 Description : This film of advertisements was run before the feature film in the old theater in Mariposa. Advertisements include Bendix, Safety, Coca Cola, Schultz and Burch Crackers, Bond Bread, Ford, Bakery, Dairy, FTDA.
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Reel of 1: Film: 35mm
Port Washington Performing Arts
Dec 8, 2018 Play Troupe of Port Washington
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1978 Play Troupe production of "The Glass Menagerie".  Port Washington, NY.  November 3rd, 1978.  Directed by Bob Klein.  Produced by Manu Klein and Fran Zimbardi.
Topic: Play Troupe of Port Washington
Port Washington Performing Arts
Dec 8, 2018 Port Washington Play Troupe
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1978 Play Troupe production at the Port Washington Public Library.  "Not Enough Rope" by Elaine May and "The Conquest of Everest" by Arthur Kopit.  Port Washington, NY.  September 14th, 1978.  Directed by Bob Klein.  Produced by Manu Klein.
Topic: Port Washington Play Troupe
Port Washington Performing Arts
Dec 8, 2018 Play Troupe of Port Washington
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1979 Play Troupe production of "Not Enough Rope".  Westchester Community College.  Westchester, NY.  April 25th, 1979.  Directed by Bob Klein.
Topic: Play Troupe of Port Washington
Port Washington Performing Arts
Dec 8, 2018 Port Washington Play Troupe
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1977 Play Troupe production of "Arsenic and Old Lace".  Saint Peter of Alcantara Church.  Port Washington, NY.   September 29th, 1977.  Directed by Bob Klein.  Produced by Ronald T. Meadows.
Topic: Port Washington Play Troupe
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Dec 7, 2018 Middlebury College
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Arthur Hertzberg delivers the inaugural Hannah A. Quint Lecture in Jewish Studies, examining the historical context that continues to form the religious and political atmosphere of the Middle East. In particular, he presents the Jewish and the Arab response to the Balfour Declaration of 1917. Hertzberg argues that progress toward peace in the Middle East would come only through agreements reached by means of intervention by the superpowers.
Topics: Jewish-Arab relations, Nationalism, Zionism, Israel, Palestine, Middle East -- Civilization, Hannah...
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
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Susannah Heschel delivers the 2007 Hannah A. Quint  Lecture in Jewish Studies.
Topics: Lectures, Middlebury College, Religion, Theology, Christianity, Drama, Jewish studies, Hannah A....
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Dec 6, 2018 Middlebury College
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Marcie Cohen Ferris delivers the 2005-2006 Hannah A. Quint Lecture in Jewish Studies. 
Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Jewish cooking, Southern cooking, Hannah A. Quint Lecture in Jewish...
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
Dec 6, 2018 Middlebury College
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James L. Kugel delivers the 2010 Hannah A. Quint Lecture in Jewish Studies on reading and interpreting the Bible
Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Bible -- Old Testament, Theology, Religion, Hannah A. Quint Lecture...
Academic Film Archive of North America
Nov 27, 2018 Encyclopedia Britannica Inc
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Hans Swarowsky conducts the Vienna Symphony Orchestra, showing the interpretation of the composer's score, time beating, and demonstration of 4/4, 2/4, and 3/4 tempos. Discusses the history of conducting. Uses excerpts from music of Tchaikovsky, Haydn, Brahms, Beethoven, and others.
Topics: music, symphony, Vienna, conducting
Academic Film Archive of North America
Nov 27, 2018 KPIX Television
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Television documentary of the San Francisco 1915 Panama Pacific International Exposition. Includes rare film and photographic images of the people, exhibits and activities of the fair. Conveys the mood and art nouveau quality of San Francisco in 1915. Aero specialist Lincoln Beachy died while performing at the fair, Arch Smith tied fire to his plane's wings; great photos of crumbling Palace of Fine Arts;
Topic: San Francisco
Port Washington Performing Arts
Nov 24, 2018 Play Troupe of Port Washington
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1986 Play Troupe of Port Washington production of "Arsenic & Old Lace".  March 2nd, 1986. Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Play Troupe of Port Washington
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Nov 16, 2018 Linda Komaroff with Sandra Williams
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Brochure for 2017 LACMA Exhibition, Abdulnasser Gharem: Pause, on view April 16, 2017–July 16, 2017.
Topics: Islamic Art, Abdulnasser Gharem, Pause, Contemporary Art
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
Nov 14, 2018 Loza, Steven Joseph
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Description : Ethnomusicology 115, Professor Steve Loza, Musical Aesthetics in Los Angeles. Loza discusses the importance of experimentation and innovation in the development of musical aesthetics, specifically exploring how intersecting cultures in Los Angeles led to the development of musical genres such as the free jazz movement in Los Angeles with Gerald Wilson and Eric Dolphy, the rise of Chicano Rap, and the embracing of Mexican musical styles by contemporary Los Angeles bands such as Los...
Topics: californialightandsound, Jazz, Music--California--Los Angeles, Loza, Steven Joseph, Moore, Charles...
Glendale Library, Arts & Culture
Nov 9, 2018 Unknown
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Charles Lindbergh and wife Anne Morrow Lindbergh prepare for around the world flight.
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TED Talks
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How do you turn a memory, especially one of a traumatic event, into hard evidence of a crime? Julia Shaw is working on this challenge, combining tools from memory science and artificial intelligence to change how we report workplace harassment and bias. She shares three lessons to apply if you've been harassed or discriminated against — and introduces Spot: a free, anonymous, online reporting tool that helps empower victims.
Topics: Tedtalks, TED, Talks, social change, work, society, memory, science, mind, crime, cognitive...
Media Resources Center, University of California, Berkeley
Oct 31, 2018 Sonoma State Hospital
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Description : Documents the training of disabled children at Sonoma State Hospital.  Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection :  Media Resources Center Collection Digitized by the  California Revealed .
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Palo Alto Woman's Club
Oct 30, 2018 Woman's Club of Palo Alto
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Description : 1. Includes Board Minutes, Financial Statements and Newsletters from June 1, 2005 – May 3, 2006. 2. Newsletters: June, Sept., Oct., Nov. and Dec. 2005, Jan., Feb., March, April, May, June, Sept., Oct., Nov. and Dec. 2006. 3. Jana Stevens was elected President, 225 members plus Honorary members, Philanthropy Awards of $12,000, $6,000 raised for Katrina Relief. 4. Website by Judith Schwartz. 4 Fundraiser raised $15,000 (Margaret Feuer, Chair.) 5. Oscar Night (Melaine Bales and...
Topics: californiarevealed, Community organization- California, Women-United States-History-21st century
Source: 205 Pages of 205: Document (9 x 11 in.)
Palo Alto Woman's Club
Oct 30, 2018 Woman's Club of Palo Alto
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Description : 1. Includes Board Minutes, Financial Statements and Newsletters from June 4, 2003 – May 11, 2005. 2. Newsletters: June, Sept., Oct., Nov. and Dec. 2003, Jan., Feb., March, April and May, June, Sept., Oct. Nov. and Dec. 2004, Jan., Feb., March, April and May 2005. 3. Wanda Cavanaugh was elected President, 225 members plus Honorary members, Cooking Guide for Luncheon Chairs (by Pat Davis), luncheons attended by 80-90 members, House and Grounds submits 3 to 5 year budgets. 4....
Topics: californiarevealed, Community organization- California, Women-United States-History-21st century
Source: 199 Pages of 199: Document (9 x 11 in.)
Palo Alto Woman's Club
Oct 30, 2018 Woman's Club of Palo Alto
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Description : 1. Includes Board Minutes, Financial Statements and Newsletters from June 6, 2001 – June 4, 2003. 2. Newsletters: June, Sept., Oct., Nov. and Dec. 2001, Jan., Feb., March, April and May, June, Sept., Oct. Nov. and Dec. 2002, Jan., Feb., March, April and May 2003. 3. Sarah French and Julie Jerome were elected Co-Presidents, By Laws revision to allow co-presidencies, membership at full capacity of 225 plus Honorary members, a Waiting List for Membership was established, Club...
Topics: californiarevealed, Community organization- California, Women-United States-History-21st century
Source: 158 Pages of 158: Document (9 x 11 in.)
Palo Alto Woman's Club
Oct 30, 2018 Woman's Club of Palo Alto
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Description : 1. Includes Board Minutes, Financial Statements and Newsletters from June 2, 1999 – May 2, 2001. 2. Newsletters: June, Sept., Oct., Nov. and Dec. 1999, Jan., Feb., March, April and May 2000; June, Sept., Oct. Nov. and Dec. 2000, Jan., Feb., March, April and May 2001. 3. Emily Renzel was elected President, 138 members, property line survey completed, name tags at luncheons introduced, email notifications sent to members, new Clubhouse furnishings and Office cabinetry. 4. The...
Topics: californiarevealed, Community organization- California, Women-United States-History-20th century
Source: 194 Pages of 194: Document (9 x 11 in.)
Palo Alto Woman's Club
Oct 30, 2018 Woman's Club of Palo Alto
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Description : 1. Includes Board Minutes, Financial Statements and Newsletters from June 4, 1997 – May 5, 1997. 2. Newsletters: June, Sept., Oct., Nov. and Dec. 1997, Jan., Feb., March, April, May, June, Sept., Oct., Nov., and Dec. 1998, Jan., Feb., March, April, May and June 1999. 3. Margaret Rodgers Feuer was elected President, 121 members, membership recruitment and increase of activities, business meeting combined with regular member’s meeting, lunch served at member’s meeting. 4....
Topics: californiarevealed, Community organization- California, Women-United States-History-20th century
Source: 205 Pages of 205: Document (9 x 11 in.)
Palo Alto Woman's Club
Oct 30, 2018 Woman's Club of Palo Alto
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Description : 1. Includes Board Minutes, Financial Statements and Newsletters from June 7, 1995 – May 7, 1997. 2. Newsletters: June, Oct., Nov. and Dec. 1995, Jan., Feb., March, April and May, June, Sept., Oct. Nov. and Dec. 1996, Jan., Feb., March, April, May and June 1997. 3. Mrs. Ella Vandervoort was elected President, 74 members, continued Clubhouse improvements increased the Rentals income (Margaret Feuer, Chair), inquiry into 501(c)(3) status of Club, last Fashion Show in 1997. Dues and...
Topics: californiarevealed, Community organization- California, Women-United States-History-20th century
Source: 119 Pages of 119: Document (9 x 11 in.)
Palo Alto Woman's Club
Oct 30, 2018 Woman's Club of Palo Alto
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Description : 1. Includes Financial Statements and Newsletters from June 1994 – May 1995; No Minutes extant. 2. Newsletters: Oct. and Dec. 1994, Jan., Feb., March, April and May 1995. 3. Mrs. Gordon (Georgia) Spears was elected President, 70 members, Celebration of Club Centennial, recruitment of new members from City Council and School Board. 4. Petitioned Pres. Clinton to reinstate National Commission on the Status of Women. 5. Celebrated of 45th anniversary of U.N., discussion of School...
Topics: californiarevealed, Community organization- California, Women-United States-History-20th century
Source: 30 Pages of 30: Document (9 x 11 in.)
Palo Alto Woman's Club
Oct 30, 2018 Woman's Club of Palo Alto
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Description : 1. Includes Board Minutes, Financial Statements and Newsletters from June 3, 1992 - May 3, 1993; Incomplete Minutes and Financials from June 1993 – May 1994. 2. Newsletters: June, Oct. and Nov. 1992, Feb., March, April and June, Sept., Oct., Nov. and Dec. 1993, Jan., Feb., March, April, May and June 1994. 3. Margaret “Boots” Gould was elected President, 52 members, Celebration of Club Centennial, Fashion Show, updating of Clubhouse and recruitment of new members, Clubhouse...
Topics: californiarevealed, Community organization- California, Women-United States-History-20th century
Source: 144 Pages of 144: Document (9 x 11 in.)
Palo Alto Woman's Club
Oct 30, 2018 Woman's Club of Palo Alto
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Description : 1. Includes Board Minutes, Financial Statements and Newsletters from June 1991 - May 1992. 2. Mrs. Gladys May was elected President, 62 members, hosted Loma Prieta District meeting, Fashion Show, $1,000 in charitable contributions. 3. Board Meetings, Business Meetings and Member’s Meetings from June 3, 1991 – May 6, 1992. 6. Financial Statements from June 1991 – May 1992. 7. Newsletters dated: Oct., Nov., Dec. 1991, Feb., March, April and May 1992. Call Number: Book 90...
Topics: californiarevealed, Community organization- California, Women-United States-History-20th century
Source: 65 Pages of 65: Document (9 x 11 in.)
Palo Alto Woman's Club
Oct 30, 2018 Woman's Club of Palo Alto
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Description : 1. Includes Board Minutes, Financial Statements and Newsletters from June 1989 - May 1990; Incomplete records for June 1990 – May 1991. 2. Mrs. Marvin (Dorothy) Arbuckle was elected President, 52 members, California Federation of Women’s Clubs Awards, Fashion Shows, Structural Report from Rinne and Peterson Engineers, WW 11 Club Veterans honored (Frances Payne and Jane Barrett). 3. Meetings from June 7, 1989 - June 5, 1989: Board Meetings, Business Meetings and Member’s...
Topics: californiarevealed, Community organization- California, Women-United States-History-20th century
Source: 98 Pages of 98: Document (9 x 11 in.)
Palo Alto Woman's Club
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Description : 1. Includes Board Minutes, Financial Statements, Newsletters and Correspondence from June 1988- May 1989. 2. Margaret “Boots” Gould was elected President, 78 members, Clubhouse was almost sold, remodeling of Clubhouse was begun. 3. Meetings from June 11, 1988 – June 5, 1989: Board Meetings, Business Meetings, Member’s Meetings and Special Meetings. 4. Financial Statements from June 1988 – May 1989. 5. Newsletters dated: Sept 15, 1988, Nov. and Dec. 1988, Jan., Feb. and...
Topics: californiarevealed, Community organization- California, Women-United States-History-20th century
Source: 90 Pages of 90: Document (9 x 11 in.)
Description : 1. Minutes dating from Club's founding in Sept. 1894 through 1914. 2. June 1894-August 1894: Club organized by 24 members who adopted and signed a Constitution (Mary Campbell elected President). 3. Sept. 1894-Aug. 1895: Proposed sewerage system and beautification of Palo Alto. 4. September 1895-August 1896: Raised money for a library, supported Suffrage Convention and proposed building a Woman's Club hall. 5. Sept. 1896-July 1897: 100 members, Raised money for and established a...
Topics: californiarevealed, Community organization- California, Women-United States-History- 20th century,...
Source: 320 Pages of 320: Document (11 x 12 in.)
Natomas Oral Histories
Oct 25, 2018 Ofsink, Anne
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Audio file of the oral history of Efren Guttierrez, who was a realtor, broker, and community activist in the Natomas area for nearly 40 years before relocating just outside of Puerto Vallarta in October 2018. He advocated for underprivileged and underrepresented populations, the Chicano movement, a living wage, campaign finance reform, public health, labor, and other issues, and started the Chicano Consortium in 1992. The interview took place on October 11, 2018, and was recorded by Anne Z....
Topics: Natomas Oral Histories, North Natomas (Sacramento, Calif.), South Natomas (Sacramento, Calif.),...
Natomas Oral Histories
Oct 25, 2018 Ofsink, Anne
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Transcript of the oral history of Efren Guttierrez, who was a realtor, broker, and community activist in the Natomas area for nearly 40 years before relocating just outside of Puerto Vallarta in October 2018. He advocated for underprivileged and underrepresented populations, the Chicano movement, a living wage, campaign finance reform, public health, labor, and other issues, and started the Chicano Consortium in 1992. The interview took place on October 11, 2018, and was recorded by Anne Z....
Topics: Natomas Oral Histories, North Natomas (Sacramento, Calif.), South Natomas (Sacramento, Calif.),...
California Revealed
Oct 24, 2018 San Diego State University, Women's Studies Program
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Source : 36 Pages of 36: Pamphlet (6 x 8 1/2 in.) Digitized by California Revealed .
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California Revealed
Oct 24, 2018 Feminist Press
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Note: Text skewed in original. Dirty original. Source : 32 Pages of 32: Document (8 1/2 x 11 in.) Digitized by California Revealed .
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California Revealed
Oct 24, 2018 Budd, Peggy; King, Nick; Lee, Myrra
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Note: Text block skewed throughout original material. Includes attached draft. Source : 20 Pages of 20: Document (8 1/2 x 11 in.) Digitized by California Revealed .
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California Revealed
Oct 24, 2018 California State University, Sacramento
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Note: Faded text throughout item. Dirty original. Source : 20 Pages of 20: Document (8 1/2 x 11 in.) Digitized by California Revealed .
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California Revealed
Oct 24, 2018 Budd, Margaret W.; Lee, Myrra
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Note: Text is faded and skewed throughout original. Teaching materials. Source : 336 Pages of 336: Document (8 1/2 x 11 in.) Digitized by California Revealed .
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California Revealed
Oct 24, 2018
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California Revealed
Oct 24, 2018 San Diego State University, Women's Studies Program
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Note: Dirty and damaged original. Brochure on program and course offerings. Source : 7 Pages of 7: Brochure (5 1/2 x 8/12 in.) Digitized by California Revealed .
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California Revealed
Oct 24, 2018 San Diego State University, Women's Studies Program
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Brochure on program and course offerings. Source : 2 Pages of 2: Brochure (4 x 8 1/2 in.) Digitized by California Revealed .
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Port Washington Performing Arts
Oct 23, 2018 Karl Hosch & Charles Walker Jr.
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1973 – “The Hero”.  Written, produced and directed by Karl Hosch & Charles Walker Jr.  Music by Peppi Marchello.  Cast:  Dallas Seifts, Andrea Mastro, John Schlingheyde, John Hardy, Cathy Anderson & Wolfgang Nordhom.  Filmed in Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Port Washington
Port Washington Performing Arts
Oct 22, 2018 Play Troupe of Port Washington
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2016 Play Troupe of Port Washington production of "Once Upon A Mattress".  Directed by Brian E. Long.  Musical direction by David Barnett.  Produced by Robert Raduazzo.  Set design by Maria Di Natale Scotto.  Jeanne Rimsky Theater at Landmark on Main Street.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Play Troupe of Port Washington
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
Oct 19, 2018 KCRA TV
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Description: A brief film containing original KCRA TV news footage involving the moon landing. The film consists of "Man on the street" style interviews with Sacramento locals about the July 20, 1969 landing of Apollo 11 and crew. Astronaut Neil Armstrong would be the first human to walk on the surface of the moon.  Source:  Beta SP of original 16mm film Accession Number:  1983/131; VAM BA 009 Copyright:  Rights are owned by the Center for  Sacramento History (CSH). CSH has...
Topic: National Aeronautics and Space Administration -- NASA -- Apollo 11 -- Astronaut -- Armstrong, Neil,...
Description: A twenty-eight-minute film containing original KCRA TV news footage featuring scenes from the Topless/Bottomless Obscenity Trial of 1968 to 1971, a weightlifting competition, and a segment on the newspaper publication of "Mom Guess What." The Topless/Bottomless Obscenity Trial of 1968 debated the legality of exotic dancers in clubs and the presentation of adult films. Film highlights include interviews with exotic dancers, Tommy Kono lifting weights during a competition,...
Topic: Gay Culture -- Newspaper -- Publications -- Sacramento Bee -- Mom Guess What, KCRA TV, Kono, Tamio...
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
Oct 17, 2018 KCRA TV
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Description:  A fourteen-minute film containing original KCRA TV news footage featuring segments on Proposition 9, a Free Car competition on Fulton Boulevard, as well as footage of the sale of the San Francisco 49er's football team to Edward John DeBartolo Jr. The film highlights protests and rallies for Proposition 9, a "Free Car" competition, Edward John DeBartolo Jr. delivering a speech, and Head Coach and general manager of the team, Monte Clark. Monte Dale Clark (1937 - 2009)...
Topic: Car Competition, Brown Jr., Edmund Gerald "Jerry" -- California Governor -- Proposition 9...
Description: A twenty-five-minute film containing KCRA TV news footage concerning several topics which include political campaigns and civil rights. The film features footage of Reverend Keller discussing civil rights, the opening of the 1964 Republican Convention, president Lyndon B. Johnson visiting Sacramento, a segment on Proposition 14, and a campaign rally for Barry Goldwater and William E. Miller in San Francisco.  Source:  SVHS from original 16mm film Accession number:  1983/131; VAM...
Topic: Civil Rights -- Reverend Keller, Goldwater, Barry -- Miller, William E. -- Presidential Campaigns,...
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
Oct 17, 2018 KCRA TV
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Description: A ten-minute film covering the Free Speech Movement of the 1960's on the campus of the University of California Berkeley. Footage includes Mario Savio and musician and activist Joan Baez giving speeches to the hundreds of students on campus and gathered at the Greek Theatre. Many of these protests were a small part of the larger Free Speech Movement, which had national implications and constituted the onset of the counterculture era. Mario Savio (1942 - 1996) was an American...
Topic: Berkeley (Calif.), Free speech, KCRA TV, University of California Berkeley (Berkeley, Calif.) -- UC...
Description:  A thirty-minute-film containing original KCRA-TV news footage pertaining to the Mulford Act, as well as the trial of serial killers Gerald and Charlene Gallego. The film highlights assemblyman Don Mulford (1915 - 2000) and his fight to pass the Mulford Act, a 1967 California bill that repealed a law allowing public carrying of loaded firearms. Following the coverage of Don Mulford is footage of Charlene Gallego attending court hearings in 1981.  Charlene and her husband Gerald...
Topic: Black Panther Party, Gallego, Charlene -- Gallego, Gerald -- Crime -- Trials -- Serial Killers --...
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
Oct 17, 2018 KCRA TV
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Description: A twenty-one-minute film containing original KCRA-TV footage featuring the historic Preston Castle in Ione, California. The film highlights the exterior of the castle, the dilapidated interior, and interviews with Preston Castle preservationists. Note: As this is from the original unedited news film some scenes may be silent while some sections are AUDIO ONLY (black screen).  The Preston School of Industry , also known as Preston Castle, was one of the oldest and best-known reform...
Topic: California Historical Landmark, Preston School of Industry -- Preston Castle (Ione, Calif.) --...
Description: Historic news footage shot between 1964 and 1972 featuring civil rights activist and Sacramento attorney Nat Colley. Then, defendant Babbitt in court, coverage of the Davies murder of 1981, and ending with a news piece called Rock and Struggle -  featuring the then unknown band Quiet Riot with Randy Roads on guitar - covering the difficulties and struggles of musicians on their way to the top.  Nathan Sextus Colley   (1918 - 1992) was the first African American attorney in...
Topics: Nat Colley, Babbitt, Davies, civil rights, Rock and Struggle, Randy Rhoads, Quiet Riot, court...
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
Oct 17, 2018 KCRA TV
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Description:  An eighteen-minute film containing original KCRA - TV news clips featuring a Women's Abortion Rights rally in San Francisco in the early 1970's. The film also features an interview with activist Betty Friedan and an interview with performer James Brown conducted by KCRA's Harry Martin.  Betty Friedan  (1921 - 2006) was an American writer, activist, and feminist. A leading figure in the Women's Movement in the United States, her 1963 book The Feminine Mystique is often credited...
Topic: Abortion Rights -- Women's Rights -- Protests, Friedan, Betty -- Feminist -- The Feminine Mystique,...
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
Oct 17, 2018 KCRA TV
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Description:  A twenty-nine minute film containing original KCRA-TV news footage featuring the Angela Davis case and the Soledad Brothers story of the early 1970's. This film is volume two of two. Please follow this link  to access volume one. Some footage may be silent and other segments are AUDIO ONLY.  The Soledad Brothers  were three African-American inmates charged with the murder of a white prison guard, John Vincent Mills, at California's Soledad Prison on January 16, 1970. Angela...
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Oct 17, 2018 KCRA TV
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Description:  A twenty-eight minute film containing original KCRA -TV news clips of the Angela Davis case and the Soledad Brothers story of the early 1970's. The film features reports from KCRA TV reporters following the case, speeches from Angela Davis, and a speech by California Governor Ronald Reagan. This film is volume one of two. Please follow this  link to access volume two. Some footage may be silent and other segments are AUDIO ONLY. The Soledad Brothers were three African-American...
Topic: Davis, Angela -- Civil Rights Activist -- Counterculture Activist, Black Panther Party, Reagan,...
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
Oct 17, 2018 KCRA TV
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Description : A fifty-seven minute program featuring an interview with former California Governor and 14th Chief Justice of the United States, Earl Warren. In the interview, Warren discusses topics such as class consciousness, segregation, and voting restriction.   Produced in 1968, this 57 min program features a conversation with former California Governor Earl Warren.  Earl Warren (1891 - 1974) was an American jurist and politician who served as the 14th Chief Justice of the United States...
Topic: Civil Rights -- Law -- Justice, KCRA TV -- Warren, Earl -- Chief Justice -- United States Supreme...
Port Washington Performing Arts
Oct 14, 2018 PWPL Oral History Workshop
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Interviews with members of the 1954 Play Troupe production of "Peter Pan". Elmer Tangerman directed. Staging by Edwin Bostick. Linda Pollock Ives played Peter Pan. Mr. Tangerman and Mr. Bostick were interviewed in 1982 as part of the PWPL Oral History Workshop. Linda Pollock Ives was interviewed in 2018 by Mark Mastrocinque.
Topic: Play Troupe of Port Washington
University of Washington Libraries
Oct 12, 2018 Produced by Lushootseed Research, Vi taqʷšəblu Hilbert (executive producer), Crisca Bierwert Russell (producer), Pila Laronel (director).
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Event organized by Vi taqʷšəblu Hilbert, featuring storytellers from 7 Coast Salish tribes; recorded at the Upper Skagit Tribal Center, March 25, 1985. This recording is an edited version of the day-long event; consult the Vi Hilbert Collection (2005-1) for unedited footage in various formats. Contents: Introduction by Vi taqʷšəblu Hilbert; Alice Williams (Upper Skagit) - "Grizzly Bear on the Warpath"; Fillmore James (Tulalip) - "Bear and Ant"; Vi Hilbert (Upper...
Topics: Lushootseed, Upper Skagit, Tulalip, Lummi, Nooksack, Washington State, Seattle, University of...
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
Oct 12, 2018 KCRA TV
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Description: A black and white film containing footage of Ronald Reagan and Barry Goldwater campaigning in the mid 1960's. Reagan addresses many issues, including problems with the University of California budget.  Source: SVHS of original 16mm film Accession Number:   1983/131;  VAM054  Copyright: Rights are owned by the Center for Sacramento History (CSH). CSH has given the Internet Archive permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of...
Topic: Campaigning -- Elections -- Politics, Goldwater, Barry, Reagan, Ronald, University of California --...
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
Oct 12, 2018 KCRA TV
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Description: A ten-minute film produced in 1985 by the Missouri Pacific Railroad featuring the story of how steam was used in locomotives and industry.  Source:  SVHS Accession Number:   1983/131;  VAM049 Copyright:  Rights are owned by the Center for  Sacramento History (CSH). CSH has given the Internet Archive permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written...
Topic: Engines -- Steam -- Steam Trains, Missouri Pacific Railroad, Sacramento (Calif.), Union Pacific...
Port Washington Performing Arts
Oct 7, 2018 Paul D. Schreiber High School Band
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1957 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Band concert & variety show featuring the Port Washington Rhythm Kings, Tommy Dumpson (5:20), Richard Valentino (10:20), Madeline Fisher (20:03), Emmanuel Bateman & the Port Washington Rhythm Kings (26:35), Sal Vittichese (40:40), Bill Smith (49:50) and The Flames (57:59). Port Washington, N.Y.
Topic: Paul D. Schreiber High School
Port Washington Performing Arts
Oct 7, 2018 Port Washington Play Troupe
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1955 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "The Emperor's New Clothes". March 5th, 1955. Main Street School. Port Washington, NY. Directed by Elmer Tangerman. Staged by George Wiley. Produced by Emily Spence and Molly Tangerman. Music composed and directed by Bob Procter. Choreography by Jane Laughlin.
Topics: Port Washington Play Troupe, Children's Theater
Natomas Oral Histories
Oct 4, 2018 Natomas Historical Society
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Transcript of the oral history of Elwin F. (Bill) Christophel. In it, he discusses growing up in Sacramento and the Natomas area, flood control, transportation, schools, and the Natomas school board. The interview took place on 8/18/2001 and was recorded by Anne Ofsink as part of the Natomas Historical Society's oral history project. Bill is the son of  Elmer Christophel  and the grandson of  Frank Christophel . Click here to stream the audio of this oral history. Accession number:...
Topics: Natomas Oral Histories, North Natomas (Sacramento, Calif.), South Natomas (Sacramento, Calif.),...
Environmental Design Archives
Oct 4, 2018
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Film from the Ernest J. Kump collection
Topics: architecture, schools, Kump
Natomas Oral Histories
Oct 3, 2018 Elmer Christophel
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This is a personal history written by Elmer Christophel circa 1970. He writes about working in finance, running an orchard in Natomas, and his brief term in local government. Elmer is the father of  Bill Christophel  and son of  Frank Christophel . There is no known audio version of this history. Accession number:   2015/027 Copyright:  Rights are owned by the Center for Sacramento History (CSH). CSH has given the Internet Archive permission to provide access to the digitized work online....
Topics: Natomas Oral Histories, North Natomas (Sacramento, Calif.), South Natomas (Sacramento, Calif.),...
Natomas Oral Histories
Oct 3, 2018 Frank Christophel
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This is a personal history written by Frank Christophel, who was born in Elk Grove in 1868.  He writes about life in the Sacramento area, his businesses and work with the government, and mining during the Alaska gold rush. Frank is the grandfather of  Bill Christophel  and father of  Elmer Christophel .  The date this history was written is unknown and there is no known audio version. Accession number:   2015/027 Copyright:  Rights are owned by the Center for Sacramento History (CSH)....
Topics: Natomas Oral Histories, North Natomas (Sacramento, Calif.), South Natomas (Sacramento, Calif.),...
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
Oct 2, 2018 Center for Sacramento History
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Additional Title : Sacramento Ethnic Communities Survey Series Title : Native Americans Accession Number : 1983/146 Description : Audio files of the oral history interview of Camille Patricia DeVault Bradley Wren, a well-known member of the Native American community in Sacramento. The interview took place on November 2, 1983 by Elizabeth McKee as part of the Sacramento Ethnic Communities Survey Collection. Click here to read the transcript of this oral history interview. Copyright :...
Topic: Enos, Elizabeth -- Enos, Helen -- Maidu -- Nisenan -- Washoe -- Native American, Sacramento Ethnic...
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
Oct 1, 2018 Center for Sacramento History
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Additional Title : Sacramento Ethnic Communities Survey Series Title : Native Americans Accession Number : 1983/146 Description : Audio files of the oral history interview of Marvin Lee Marine, a well-known member of the Native American community in Sacramento. The interview took place on September 23, 1983 by Elizabeth McKee as part of the Sacramento Ethnic Communities Survey Collection. Click here to read the transcript of this oral history interview. Copyright : Copyrighted. Rights are owned...
Topic: Federated Indians of California, Native American, Maidu - Ohlone, Marie Potts, Sacramento Ethnic...
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
Oct 1, 2018 Center for Sacramento History
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Additional Title : Sacramento Ethnic Communities Survey Series Title : Native Americans Description : Audio files of the oral history interview of William J. Franklin Sr., a well-known member of the Native American community in Sacramento. The interview took place on November 4, 1983 by Elizabeth McKee as part of the Sacramento Ethnic Communities Survey Collection. Click here to read the transcript for this oral history interview.  Accession Number : 1983/146 Copyright : Copyrighted. Rights...
Topic: Big Times, Federated Indians of California, Ione (Calif.), Native American, Native American...
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
Oct 1, 2018 Center for Sacramento History
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Additional Title : Sacramento Ethnic Communities Survey Series Title : Native Americans Accession Number : 1983/146 Description : Audio files of the oral history interview of Elizabeth Betty Murray Castro, a well-known member of the Native American community in Sacramento. The interview took place on December 15, 1983 by Elizabeth McKee as part of the Sacramento Ethnic Communities Survey Collection. Click here to read the index and the transcript for this oral history interview.  Copyright :...
Topic: Auburn Indian Rancheria, Big Time, Native American, Nisenan - Hawaiian, Maidu, Sacramento Ethnic...
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
Oct 1, 2018 Center for Sacramento History
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Additional Title : Sacramento Ethnic Communities Survey Series Title : Native Americans Description :  Audio files of the oral history of Leona Miranda Begay, a well-known member of the Native American community in Sacramento. The interview took place on December 3, 1983 by Elizabeth McKee as part of the Sacramento Ethnic Communities Survey Collection. Click here to read the transcript for this oral history interview.   Accession Number : 1983/146 Copyright : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by...
Topic: Assembly for California Indian Women, Native American, Paiute - Tubatulabal, Sacramento Ethnic...
University of Washington Libraries
Sep 26, 2018 Vi taqʷšəblu Hilbert (writer and presenter), Dorothea Kopta (director)
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An informational video on the Lushootseed language and the culture of the Skagit people. Written and presented by Vi Hilbert. Directed by Dorothea Kopta. Vi taqʷšəblu Hilbert (1918-2008) was a member and noted elder of the Upper Skagit tribe.  Her first language was Lushootseed, a Coast Salish language found in the Puget Sound region of western Washington state.  During her long and productive life, Vi Hilbert played a major role in the revitalization of the language and culture of the...
Topics: Vi taqʷšəblu Hilbert, Lushootseed, Skagit, Washington, Native American, Seattle, University of...
History San José
Sep 26, 2018 Finnegan, Dick
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From the Dick Finnegan Collection at History San Jose. Finnegan family at Capitola Beach, California, mugging for the camera and digging in the sand.
Topics: Families, California, Nineteen fifties, Beaches, Capitola (Calif.), Recreation, Amateur films, Ocean
History San José
Sep 26, 2018 Finnegan, Dick
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From the Dick Finnegan Collection at History San Jose. Finnegan family and friends at Capitola Beach, California, July 1959. Swimming, playing in the sand, paddle boards.
Topics: Families, California, Nineteen fifties, Beaches, Ocean, Capitola (Calif.), Recreation, Swimming
History San José
Sep 26, 2018 Finnegan, Dick
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From the Dick Finnegan Collection at History San Jose. Kids' outing to Santa's Village, an amusement park that used to be located in Scott's Valley, California, off of Highway 17. Short clip at end of film of kids opening presents on Christmas morning.
Topics: Amusement parks, California, Nineteen sixties, Amateur films, Christmas, Toys, Gifts
History San José
Sep 26, 2018 Finnegan, Dick
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From the Dick Finnegan Collection at History San Jose. Finnegan family outing to the beach in Capitola, California. 
Topics: Nineteen fifties, California, Families, Amateur films, Beaches, Ocean, Recreation, Capitola (Calif.)
History San José
Sep 26, 2018 Finnegan, Dick
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From the Dick Finnegan Collection at History San Jose. Christmas morning at the Finnegan home, with kids opening presents and playing with their new toys, including dolls, trains, trucks, bowling sets, and a kitten. Either 1955 or 1959.
Topics: Christmas, Families, Amateur films, Nineteen fifties, Gifts, Toys, California